THE WEEKLY FEED: NOVEMBER 9, 2016

BLAST FROM THE PAST

screen-shot-2016-03-29-at-4-23-22-pm
Ake Jonsson was the hero in the Webb house when we were mere fledglings in the sport. Brother Mike fashioned his style and machine directly after the Swede and I put Maico forks on my Yamaha MX400 back in the day.

insta_post_16_ride_day

On behalf of the Kurt Caselli Foundation we are very excited to announce the 4th Annual Kurt Caselli Ride Day in partnership with FMF Racing, KTM, Rocky Mountain ATV/MC, and Glen Helen Raceway. This event with the support of Kurt’s fans and industry has been a huge part of the success of the Foundation and the safety initiatives we have been able to provide. Our mission statement “Protecting And Supporting The Lives Of Offroad Riders” is so fitting because of the support we receive from all of you. We look forward to seeing everyone.

Below is a list of activities and information on the day.   The biggest thing to not is that we now have an events page set up so guest can purchase tickets ahead of time online, save $5 by doing so and have their own special entry line at front gate. You can also sign up for the Caselli Team challenge here as well.

Glen Helen

Saturday December 10th, 2016

Gates open at 9am

-$25 Gate Fee “Day of event”

-$20  Purchased prior on https://www.classy.org/san-bernardino/events/4th-annual-kurt-caselli-memorial-ride-day/e103607  and have a special VIP line

-Raffle

-Live Auction

-Caselli Team Challenge. Entry $40 limited entries. Each entry receives a souvenir KC66 challenge bib

-MX Track open with Flaggers

-Special Kids practice

-Pee Wee Track

-Off-road Loop

– Enduro Special Test in honor of the TEAM USA ISDE Gold Medal

-Vendor village

-FMF/KTM Factory Offroad Semi tours

-Latest KC 66 FMF Apparel available for purchase

More info visit www.kurtcaselli.com

2017 Beta RR Race Editions

a2b62752-96cf-4fb9-b95f-f8d889aa4506

157f3a09-1c60-40ca-9f4e-1e7531a7a8d6
Beta is launching the new 2017 RR Racing model range to the market, the bike that won the 2016 Manufacturers World Championship and helped Steve Holcombe to become World Champion in the prestigious E3 class along with Johnny Aubert finishing second. Alex Salvini, to delight the Tuscan Manufacturer accomplished a record for Italy by winning the Italian Enduro Championship.
These Racing editions are also used by the Beta USA Factory team in all aspects of the AMA national championship series.
Besides benefiting from the new features already present on the standard models, the new Beta “Racing” versions feature innovations in suspension as well as providing special features for the racer. New for the 2017 Race line-up is the introduction of the 390 4 stroke to the family. 2017 RR Racing models will be available in the following engine sizes: 250 – 300 2 stroke and 350 – 390 – 430 – 480 4 stroke.
Prices are as follows:
250 RR Race Edition        $8899.00
300 RR Race Edition        $8899.00
350 RR Race Edition        $9699.00   (Lower price for 2017)
390 RR Race Edition        $9799.00   (New Model for 2017)
430 RR Race Edition        $9899.00
480 RR Race Edition        $9999.00
Prices plus freight, dealer set up and local taxes.
All Race Editions are also available through Beta’s BYOB (Build Your Own Beta) program. go to www.betausa.com for more information.
CHRISTINI ALL WHEEL DRIVE DUAL SPORT BIKE 
 screen-shot-2016-11-09-at-8-23-49-am
Christini Technologies, Inc. is pleased to announce the CARB certification of their All Wheel Drive Dual Sport motorcycle, which was previously available in 49 states, and is now available for delivery to customers in California. Three variations of the CHRISTINI AWD 450 Dual Sport are available for purchase: the CHRISTINI AWD 450 DS, CHRISTINI AWD 450 SM, and the CHRISTINI AWD 450 Explorer. All three machines are built on the 450 Dual Sport model using the CHRISTINI EFI system and quiet catalyst exhaust to meet the CARB emissions standards.

P.P.P.PRODUCTS!

screen-shot-2016-11-08-at-8-01-11-am

prebf_300x600

 

NEW TRIUMPH STREET SCRAMBLER

street-scrambler
The all-new Street Scrambler has been developed to deliver more purposeful and beautiful Scrambler style with unique features and detailing. Sharing the same contemporary custom styling principles as the Street Twin, the new Street Scrambler has the iconic Bonneville silhouette combined with clean lines, minimal bodywork and modern finishes such as the elegant fuel tank with locking cap, black sculpted engine covers with the Triumph makers mark and engine badge, single throttle body with aluminum finisher and distinctive fined head and header clamps. There’s been a major step forward from the previous generation Scrambler in regards to engine, exhaust and rider focused technology – all combining to give more performance and a better riding experience from the new 900cc Street Scrambler.

www.TriumphMotorcycles.com.

a9527df4-f13f-4a4d-a8f0-24c2927d4b9d

dc5b021e-91e9-4a79-8ca7-a2d4b68cc0e0

www.thefasthouse.com

 

SOCIALLY PICK POCKETED

screen-shot-2016-10-11-at-3-43-32-pm
Mark Kiel captured Will Harper at the Dunes in ’75. Will was an incredibly dominant racer and for a time was ‘the man’ at Indian Dunes and Valley Cycle Park.

KEN ROCZEN HOAX

React 365 is known for throwing out total fabrications and hope that they stick. Ken, Courtney and Blake were en route to a vacation when this was posted.

Idiots.

roczenhoax

 

screen-shot-2016-04-12-at-9-22-08-am
I love this shot! It’s mid 70s and looks to be either Irwindale or Lyons. What a classic.

FMF KTM Factory Team rider Russell Bobbitt clinched his 5th AMA National Enduro Championship at the final round of the series. Check out the footage from his title-winning run.

 

 

AS SEEN IN MY GARAGE

dsc_3552
I have most of the tickets from Supercross events that I’ve been to. If you look at the top left I have the 1976 LA Coliseum Supercross ticket. Yee haw.

 

dsc_3554
Come on, Farrah on the wall rocked!

 

dsc_3549
One of my file cabinets, check out the Rick Munyon Factory Honda sticker and the FMF sticker adorned with Al Baker’s logo, since he had just bought the company.

 

WOLF: BACK IN THE DAY

dsc_3553
The Wolf- Back in the day. Working for DR and having a hoot. This was shot at the Black Coal National Hare Scrambles and I was racing Randy Hawkins factory RMX Suzuki. I remember the race being tough, muddy and I loved the machine.

Comments are closed.